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Tyler Clementi Job Posting: Development Director

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About the Opportunity Tyler Clementi Foundation (TCF) , a small, and growing, national nonprofit organization in New York City seeks an accomplished and enterprising fundraising professional.   Reporting to the Executive Director, the  Development Director will lead a rapidly scaling and sustainable fundraising program. TCF seeks an coordinated, strategic individual with compelling presentation skills and broad-based development expertise. The successful candidate must demonstrate remarkable abilities in management, organization, communications (oral and written) event management and other areas related to fundraising. The Development Director will be responsible for achieving assigned annual revenue goals through the generation of increased and new major gifts and the on-going cultivation of annual donors and loyal patrons. The ideal candidate should have 5+ years of successful fundraising experience and unique interpersonal capabilities in order to help board members leverag

February's Non-Profit Spotlight: The Imperial Court of New York

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Once a year the New York LGBT community comes together for a unique gala fundraiser—one that rises above all others for over-the-top glamour and fun. That event is The Imperial Court of New York’s Night of a Thousand Gowns, a black tie dinner dance and coronation ball. The Imperial Court ofNew York (ICNY) , the state's most regal organization serving the LGBT community and people living with HIV/AIDS since 1986, will host its 29 th  annual  Night of A Thousand Gowns. The ball will be held at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square on Saturday, April 11,   2015, and is presented by the ICNY membership and Their Most Imperial Sovereign Majesties Emperor XXIII Tony Monteleone  and Empress XXVIII Twinkle Montgomery . The 29th Annual Night of a Thousand Gowns will be more than just a dazzling display of regal glamour; it will be an opportunity to celebrate the LGBT community. This year’s event will host close to 1,000 attendees and raise money for our beneficiaries.

Special NGLCCNY Member Discounts for LGBT Marketing Conference

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#LGBTWeekNYC / #LGBTBizTech Building off of the success of their  LGBT Marketing Conference held for the past 7 years in New York, Community Marketing & Insights  and Pink Banana Media are proud to announce the launch of our expanded LGBT conference schedule for 2015, themed "Education & Networking: Bringing together the worlds of advertising, marketing, technology and business in the LGBT marketplace." The main event is LGBT Week NYC , April 20-24, 2015.   LGBT Week NYC is offering a 20% discount to all NGLCCNY Members by simply entering the code NGLCCNY-2015 during registration. To register and receive this discount please click here .  For more information on the event click here  or go to the conference's Facebook page by clicking here .  NGLCCNY is proud to be one of this year's Conference Partners along with Google , Microsoft , Rivendell Media , StartOut , Lesbians Who Tech , NYC & Company , OPAM , OutProfessionals

Meet Jasmin Gorritz, Agent for New York Life!

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Jasmin Gorritz, Agent New York Life Interview by, Ingrid Galvez, Chair Diversity Inclusion & Outreach Committee 2015 is starting off for so many with a list of resolutions and goals. No time like the present to re-engage the New Year’s financial resolutions and goals. This month’s featured member is one poised to help achieve those goals. NGLCCNY member, Jasmin Gorritz has been with New York Life since 1994. Jasmin’s tenure at NYLife has provided her firsthand experience of the changes affecting the LGBT community at large. Jasmin knows the importance of how changing and evolving laws affect the community and wanted to be a resource. Jasmin is committed to being a resource to the community. Her goals are to service clients by helping them understand how they may be affected by the ever evolving laws. Jasmin shares a bit about her career at New York Life in this month’s interview. Tell me about your history with NY Life? What was your career path at N

Member Discount to "Stand Up. Stand Out." Expo!

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The Original LGBT Expo presents "Stand Up. Stand Out." February 28 and March 1, 2015 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center   located in New York, City.  For over two decades, The Original LGBT Expo has been at the forefront in the charge to increase the visibility of those companies that had, and continue to have, the foresight in recognizing the true influence of the LGBT community. In turn those members of the community are easily able to identify diversity-supportive companies, products, services and organizations. Simply put, the LGBT Community is one of the strongest and most brand-loyal demographics in the consumer world, and supporting it has never been more important than now. The Original LGBT Expo is offering a special 25% discount to all NGLCCNY Chamber members.  To receive your discount click here and entered the discount code NGLCC15 at check out. If you, your company or organization would like to participate in the expo and/or advertise in the

SAGE Offers Daily Lunches for LGBT Seniors

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The SAGE Center of the Bronx will be providing  nutritional lunch  for LGBT older adults and friends 60+   Mondays through Fridays from 1:00pm to 2:00pm.  The center is located at  260 East 188 th  street, 2 nd   Floor, Bronx, NY, 10458  between Valentine and Tiebout Avenue (take the B,D or the 4 train to Fordham Road Station). For more information please email Jose Collazo , Site Manager, or call him at 718.960.3354. A suggested donation of $2.00 is ask for all guests. Services & Advocacy for LGBT Elders (SAGE) is the country's largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. Founded in 1978 and headquartered in New York City, SAGE is a national organization that offers supportive services and consumer resources for LGBT older adults and their caregivers, advocates for public policy changes that address the needs of LGBT older people, and provides trainin